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Best Ways to Display Your Enamel Pin Badges!

Best Ways to Display Your Enamel Pin Badges!

If you love enamel pins like us, you will know just how versatile they are. Whether you are a pin collector or have just started your enamel pin collection, there are so many creative and cute ways to style your clothes, accessories and home with your enamel badges. So, whether you choose to wear your enamel pins or want to use them to add a splash of colour to your home, below is a round up of ideas we love from around the web.  1. Rainbow Pennant If you prefer to display your enamel pins in your home, then this is a...

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20 Questions with Gem From Gems Up North

20 Questions with Gem From Gems Up North

Hey! Here at Candle Pin Club, we love supporting other girls and with March 8th being International Women's Day, we thought we would interview some of our favourite enamel pin wearing, positive bloggers throughout the month of March. Today we speak to Gem from Gems Up North. 1: Can you tell our readers about yourself and your blog? Gem: I’m Gem from Greater Manchester, I started my blog around 3-4 years ago now. You’ll find a mix of posts, topics and interests including beauty, fashion, lifestyle and events. The all-rounder blogger as some might say :) 2: Describe how did you first get...

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How to Recycle and Reuse Your Candle Containers

How to Recycle and Reuse Your Candle Containers

Do you have empty candle jars probably wondering how you can reuse your old candle containers? We have created the ultimate guide covering everything from cleaning out the old wax, to great ideas for up cycling your scented candle jars. How to remove the wax from the jar Candles should only be used and enjoyed until there is 1 cm of wax remaining at the bottom of the glass jar.  The first step to being able to reuse the old candle jar is to remove all the old wax from inside it make sure your enamel pin is not inside...

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What Are Wet Spots and Frosting On My Candle?

What Are Wet Spots and Frosting On My Candle?

You may notice what appears to be “wet spots” on your candle, as well as what looks like frost- these are not flaws in the candles.  This is a natural characteristic of pure soy wax and actually a testament to the lack of paraffin and preservatives in soy candles. These can appear during the candle making process or even after due to changes in temperature. Frosting or wet spots do not affect the scent throw or burning properties of the candles. You can safely burn a candle with these properties without worry. Why can I see frosting on my candle? This...

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6 Benefits Of Soy Wax Candles

6 Benefits Of Soy Wax Candles

Soy candles popularity has increasing grown over the years, but what is the big deal with soy wax candles.  What are soy candles made from, what are the benefits and how do they rate vs. regular candles. While soy candles look and smell similar to their paraffin counterparts, however there are a number of distinctions that make soy candles advantageous. Soy wax is the first wax innovation in the candle industry in over a century and is becoming increasingly popular. While we’re all for tradition, there are a lot of reasons why out with the old and in with the new...

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